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Base 10, Base 2, and Base 16

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Author:Walter Davis
Description: Examples of different bases. There are several ways to represent a value using symbols. Roman numerals are an example. Position valued representation (PVR) is another example, the one with which we are the most familiar. With PVR, a limited number of symbols (digits) are used.

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